From humble beginnings in 1963, McElroy Metal has grown into a national company with 14 manufacturing facilities, 28 Service Centers, and 44 Metal Mart locations across the United States.
We believe that business morals and ethics still have a place in the work environment. We continue to conduct business under the golden rule: Customers deserve to be treated in the same way we like to be treated by our suppliers. Some may say that makes us old-fashioned. We think they are right!
After three generations of family ownership, McElroy transitioned to an employee-owned company in 2023. Ian McElroy, who continues to serve as the President of McElroy Metal, shared the reason for the change, "The one constant trait during our 60-year history is the influence and support of employees. Throughout the country, McElroy Metal is blessed to have loyal employees, including many that have dedicated decades of service to the company. As a show of appreciation to those employees, McElroy Metal employees are now employee owners of McElroy Metal.”
Mission Statement: Guided by our Core Values, McElroy Metal strives to be an industry leader who provides high-quality products and services while developing meaningful relationships with employees, customers and suppliers.
McElroy Metal’s executive team is a testament to loyalty and experience. The team has 6 members with over 2 decades of service to McElroy Metal.
In 1970, Tem McElroy returned to Shreveport, LA to join the company his father founded. In 1975, Tem became president of McElroy Metal and soon started to implement his plan to turn the company into national entity. In 1976, the company’s first satellite manufacturing facility was in operation. By 1991, McElroy Metal was indeed a national company with six manufacturing facilities spanning from Winchester, VA in the East to Adelanto, CA in the West.
Widely recognized as a true pioneer and leader in the metal components industry, Tem has been honored with the following Hall of Fame inductions:
Ian joined McElroy Metal full-time in 1999 and for many years worked in several departments and divisions with the company to gain an understanding of various aspects of McElroy Metal.
In 2007, Ian became president and became the 3rd generation leader of McElroy Metal and soon began to implement his vision for the company’s future. Always in search of opportunities to grow and expand, McElroy has acquired several complementary companies under Ian’s leadership and in 2012 entered into a Joint Venture to Manufacture Insulated Metal Panels (IMP’s) under the Green Span Profiles trade name.
With a desire to improve the customer experience and overall efficiency, Ian has led the company’s journey into developing a Lean/Continuous Improvement culture that still exists today.
Ken Joined McElroy Metal in 1991 as Director of Marketing. Prior to joining the company, Ken worked for USG Corporation in several sales and marketing positions.
Ken is active in industry associations and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) and previously served on the National Frame Building Association (NFBA) Board. Ken served as Chairman of the NFBA from 2015 - 2017.
Mark joined McElroy Metal fresh out of college in 1982 as a the company’s very first Management Trainee. Over his career, Mark has served in a wide ranging discipline of positions, including Outside Sales, Director of Customer Service, Operations Manager and Regional Vice President of Operations.
In 2015 Mark became Vice President of Operations, which oversees the company’s 13 manufacturing facilities.
Howell joined McElroy Metal in 1989 and has served the company in wide variety of roles. Howell started his McElroy career in Customer Service and managed the Customer Service departments in both Peachtree City, GA and Adelanto, CA.
Howell then became Director of Customer Service. In 2000, McElroy engaged in an ERP implementation and Howell was tapped to lead that effort. Upon a successful implementation, Howell became Director of IT. In 2007, Howell left McElroy and ventured into ERP consulting for a spell, but returned to McElroy in 2009 as the company’s first Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Upon graduation, Amanda's first job was as an accountant for a public accounting agency. It only took six months for Amanda to realize that public accounting was not her cup of tea. Public accounting's loss was McElroy Metal's gain. Amanda joined McElroy Metal in 2000. During her career at McElroy, Amanda was regularly promoted and has held several management positions in the company's accounting department. In 2018, Amanda was promoted to the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and joined McElroy's Executive Team.
Are you tired of feeling disconnected and taken advantage of at work? If so, maybe it's time to consider joining McElroy Metal where you'll be an employee-owner through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
We're proud of our 59-year history and place a high value on our family-friendly atmosphere and customer-centric culture. Beyond that, we're always on the lookout for our next new employee owner to help us meet our goals:
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